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GetService Method
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IServiceProvider.GetService Method

Gets the service object of the specified type.

Namespace:  System
Assemblies:   System.ComponentModel (in System.ComponentModel.dll)
  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

abstract GetService : 
        serviceType:Type -> Object

Parameters

serviceType
Type: System.Type

An object that specifies the type of service object to get.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
A service object of type serviceType.
-or-
a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if there is no service object of type serviceType.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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